Two years ago today, @NASA launched? TESS.? The space telescope has added to our understanding of the universe✨ and discovered worlds beyond our solar system – exoplanets.
An intriguing 3-planet system???
A planet with 2 suns☀️☀️
& more! pic.twitter.com/FmRPmS59UL
— NASA Exoplanets (@NASAExoplanets) April 18, 2020
Looking back at TESS highlights covered by MIT:
May 3, 2018
Ushering in the next phase of exoplanet discovery. Professor Sara Seager previews a new era of discovery as a leader of the TESS mission, which is expected to find some 20,000 extrasolar planets.